TOWN OF BENNINGTON
Effective immediately: Per RSA 227-L17 Burn Permits Required. Every person, firm or corporation who kindles or causes to be kindled any fire or burns or causes to be burned any material except when the ground is covered with snow, shall obtain a written fire permit from the Forest Fire Warden in the town or city where the fire will be kindled. Violators are guilty of a misdemeanor punishable by a fine up to $2000 and/or up to one year in jail, or both.
As always, you are invited to contact Chief Mike Roina at 562-5258 for permit acquisition, questions or any public safety concern.